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Blue Haven Guest House

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent 2 nights in Kandy and Blue Haven was a great stay! Delicious food, clean rooms and very helpful friendly staff.The crystal clear pool was an added bonus! The views were stunning and it was very peaceful. Tuk tuk rides were...More

Thank Shannon v
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We are a group of 4 friends traveling in Srí Lanka. We are backpackers with low budget. So we chose this place to stay in Kandy for 3 nights. Staff is very friendly and so kind. One day we wanted to see the elephant orphanage...More

Thank MonikaStejskalova
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We spent a few nights in January at Blue Haven. Kandy is fantastic but busy and dusty with all the road works so fantastic to stay in the hills surrounding it. Good value and nice staff. Lovely to have a pool. ‘Sandew’ (I don’t know...More

Thank juliatozer25
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We booked Blue Haven and booked the best room they had which turned out to be on the 3rd floor. Amazing views and very attentive staff. The first room we were given the TV did not work and no wardrobe. The next day we were...More

Thank Maclarencat
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Despite only staying here for 1 night, Blue Haven Guest House was one of the more memorable places we stayed over our 2 week holiday to Sri Lanka. The host was super friendly and upon arrival cooked us one of the best curries we had...More

Thank Ellie B
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US$18 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kip M
27 November 2016|
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Response from SunnyW358 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I met Linton around this time too when he was the only driver /guide. Yes, he is still the owner and he is the same old nice guy. I just saw him again in late October 2016. He is the same guy who wants to do a lot for... More
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ykaur556
5 September 2016|
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Response from SydneysWest | Reviewed this property |
Yes used Blue Haven for transport only but I chose my own accomodation (refer to my review). Paid at end but had to pay for drivers accomodation each day, no problems & recommended.
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MarieVirgo65
1 March 2016|
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Response from KelseyFay | Reviewed this property |
You can also asked for a packed breakfast (ask the night before) if you need to leave really early. We had a 5 am bus trip one morning and they prepared us breakfast to take on the road...an egg sandwich and some fruit!
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"cheapest rooms are ground level but no air con.Best rooms are top floor."
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"Balcony rooms looking towards Knuckles Ranges are sublime. Earplugs for the lighter sleepers."
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"take the deluxe rooms with balconies."
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"Best to book a room with own en-suite and a/c and tv."
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